Yerzhan Yelekeyev

Political council member


November, 2022 – to date JSC “NMH “Baiterek”

Position: Managing Director for Asset Management and Projects

August, 2021 – August, 2022 (1 year) Alfa-Bank Kazakhstan JSC.

Position: Project Office Director (CEO-2) Achievements:

the whole team was assembled from scratch;

developed an approach for managing projects and a portfolio of projects;

developed and launched a new process for evaluating projects, prioritizing and setting KPIs.

March, 2020 – August, 2021 (1.5 years) Center for Social and Economic Reforms under the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

Position: Deputy Head of the Analytical Group.


anti-crisis measures in the economic sector;

the concept of public administration reform;

industry analysis according to the Ministry of Agriculture.

May, 2019 – January, 2020 (10 months) International company “Boston Consulting Group” (Moscow, Russia and Baku, Azerbaijan).

Position: Head of Project Management.

Project: Support for the development of the General Plan of Baku until 2040


a set of strategic projects (environment, urban development, etc.) for the implementation of the General Plan of Baku until 2040 was presented and approved by the government of Azerbaijan;

key project milestones are achieved on time and within the approved budget;

successfully introduced the principles and tools of project management in a project team of 60 employees;

the main stakeholders (government bodies and experts) were involved throughout the project.

2014 – 2019 (5 years) Samruk-Kazyna JSC.

Position: Head of project office for transformation (more than 30 employees under management) (CEO-2),

Director of Transformation Project Management


the economic effect of the transformation in the amount of 30 billion tenge was achieved.

developed and implemented a transformation approach (methodologies, processes and tools) in various areas (IT, supply chain management, production and economic planning, etc.);

2012-2014 (3 years) Samruk-Kazyna JSC.

Position: Chief Manager of the Strategy Department.


a new Samruk-Kazyna Strategy was developed and approved;

a comparative analysis of Samruk-Kazyna with other international companies was carried out;

the transformation program was developed and approved.

2007 – 2012 (4 years) KazMunayGas Exploration Production JSC.

Position: Senior Analyst, Analyst, Investor Relations Specialist


successful IPO on the London Stock Exchange (~$2 billion raised)

developed a financial model of the enterprise for cost analysis;

provided valuable recommendations for the board of directors of the enterprise on interaction with investors and shareholders


  1. Certificates in project change, change management “Agile” and “Scrum”;
  2. Venture financing course at Astana Hub;
  3. Private Investment and Venture Capital (Bocconi University)
  4. Data Science: For Beginners (certified by IBM)
  5. Data Science: Methodology (certified by IBM)
  6. By the decision of the National Commission of the Republic of Kazakhstan on the presidential personnel reserve, he was included in the reserve


Bolashak Presidential Scholarship, Master of Arts in Financial Economics, University of Glasgow (UK).

Kazakh-British Technical University, specialty: management, GPA: 3.4/4.0